Lincoln University

Lincoln University

Christchurch , New Zealand
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 44
    Available Programs
  • 2286
  • 30000
    Average Cost
  • 93
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


Lincoln University was founded in 1878. From 1896 to 1961 it served students under the name Canterbury Agricultural College, and offered qualifications of the University of New Zealand until that institution's demise. From 1961 to 1990, it was known as Lincoln College, a constituent college of the University of Canterbury, until achieving autonomy in 1990 as Lincoln University. It is the oldest agricultural teaching institution in the Southern Hemisphere. The University is a member of the Euroleague for Life Sciences.

Entry requirements

One of the following:

• University Entrance through NCEA, or an approved equivalent qualification

• International qualifications

• Special admission;

Proof of English proficiency

Scholarship & funding

The university offers a lot of scholarships to help cover your costs. For more information


Student life

Check out the showreel, showcasing some of the excellent work the Lincoln University's students have created!
Student life supports and complements the academic, professional, and personal growth of the diverse and vibrant student community of Lincoln University. A variety of events, activities, academic seminars and workshops are designed to provide students with tools, ideas, and inspiration for their development.